Category:Henry Opukahaia

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English: Henry ʻŌpūkahaʻia (circa 1792 – February 17, 1818) was one of the first native Hawaiians to become a Christian, inspiring the American Protestant missionaries to come to the island during the nineteenth century. His name was spelled Obookiah during his lifetime. His name Henry is somteimes Hawaiianized as Heneri.